The Village of Horseheads had a population of 6,656 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Horseheads is located at latitude 42.1686 and longitude -76.8297 in Chemung County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Horseheads (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Chemung County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 896 feet.
The Village of Horseheads (GNIS ID: 2390905) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Horseheads population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Horseheads: Fairport.
|Population in Households||6,548|
|Population in Familes||4,750|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||108|
|Average Household Size||2.09|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,287 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,852 (56.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,283 (39.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||152 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$107,880|
|Average Home Value||$122,717|
|Median Household Income||$49,693|
|Average Household Income||$64,574|
|Per Capita Income||$30,858|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.28%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
The table below compares Horseheads to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 288||76th|
|Population Density1||# 486||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 710||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 885||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 617||48th|
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